Lauren Walke

Lauren Walke – Designer

An illustrator living amongst the folklore and trees of Appalachia creating art based on ritual, stories, and the aspects that call to her.


Lauren is an illustrator living amongst the folklore and trees of Appalachia. She creates art based on ritual, folklore, and the aspects that call (loudly) to her. Lauren’s work is able to amplify and enhance the stories that inspire them through the use of layered symbolism specific to each story. She favors the traditional mediums of pencil, watercolor, and ink for her current work.

Anthologies Magical Realism Urban Fantasy
Religion & Spirituality
  • 2013 - Juror Award
  • Bachelor of Fine Arts - 2 Dimensional Studies, Weber State University, 2013

Work experience


Sep, 2013 — Present

Select projects (copies available upon request):

5 book covers - illustration and designs
2 children's books - storyboarding, illustrations, and formatting
1 comic (100+ pages) - logo design, character sketches, storyboarding, inking, and coloring
12 magazine/journal publications
4 branding projects for independent companies
10 gallery shows


Dec, 2013 — Jul, 2016 (over 2 years)

Rebranded the company’s logo and product design. Created new informational and promotional documents, developed marketing tools, designed product labels, drafted documentation for the company’s official policies and procedures, and managed their social media and promotional campaigns.


Katabasis: Monologues for the Dead

Harris-Bergevin, Heather

Cover Design Illustration Typography
Cover Design Illustration Typography
Hexen's Cross (1)

Kowallis, J.

Cover Design Illustration Typography

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